In playing with his Craft Robo plotter (a cutter that feeds vinyl or paper through it like a printer), Tom made a QR code business card, and even with some interior pixels missing, the error correction makes it still scan when placed against a dark background.


Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).

  • Susanna

    That’s cool! QR codes are awesome stuff in these days.
    Plenty of free sites are available for generating QR codes and my favorite too is

    Often, I would check the message encoded in QR code before I use it. You see, accuracy does matters a lot.
    Try this free QR code reader: It do help me a lot.

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